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2016 Jazz Festival to feature Chris Vadala

On Saturday, January 23, 2016, seven high school jazz ensembles will present a free concert at 7:00 p.m. The concert will feature the artistry of Chris Vadala, former featured saxophonist...

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Lake Cottage Duo to Perform Free Recital

On Thursday, February 4 at 7:30 p.m., Wisconsin Lutheran College will present a recital of music for oboe and piano by the Lake Cottage Duo, featuring guest artist Sheri Mattson,...

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MCW’s Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment awards more than $250,000 to increase fitness in Milwaukee children

(Milwaukee) - The Medical College of Wisconsin’s (MCW) Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment awarded more than $250,000 over three years to provide additional physical education (PE) support to Milwaukee Public...

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$5M NIH Grant to Launch Statewide Study of the Brain in People with Epilepsy

The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) and the University of Wisconsin-Madison received a four-year, $5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) National Institute of Neurological Disorders and...

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MCW professor appointed to advisory board for Ireland’s Fighting Blindness organization

Joseph Carroll, PhD, the Richard Schultz, MD/Ruth Works Professor in Ophthalmology, professor of ophthalmology, biophysics and cell biology, neurobiology and anatomy, and co-director of the Advanced Ocular Imaging Program at...

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Concordia University to hold December commencement ceremony

Concordia University Wisconsin will honor mid-year graduates at its 27th annual December Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, Dec. 19, at the university’s main campus in Mequon. Just over 715 individuals are eligible...

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MCW professors investigate therapies for antibiotic resistant bacterial infections

Nita H. Salzman, MD, PhD, professor of pediatrics and microbiology and molecular genetics, and an associate director for the Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) at the Medical College of Wisconsin...

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MCW professor receives grant for genetic research on obesity

The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) has received a four-year, $2.6 million grant from the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive Kidney Diseases to investigate...

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Milwakee Teen Takes Gold! Headed to World Irish Dance Championship in Scotland

The results just in! While millions of families sat down to give thanks this past weekend, members of the Trinity Academy of Irish Dance struck gold at the Mid-America Regional...

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Pleasant Prairie Teens Win Big- Head to World Irish Dance Championships in Scotland

Elmhurst, IL (December 2, 2015) The results just in! While millions of families sat down to give thanks this past weekend, members of the Trinity Academy of Irish Dance struck...

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MCW chooses key partners for new professional office building construction

The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) has chosen three key partners in the construction of its new professional office building. CG Schmidt was chosen as MCW’s construction management partner; Flad...

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Cecilia J. Hillard, PhD, Named Associate Dean for Research at MCW

Cecilia J. Hillard, PhD, professor of pharmacology and toxicology and director of the Neuroscience Research Center, has been named associate dean for research at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW). In...

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Festival of Trees

The School District of Menomonee Falls Art Department is excited to announce the community event, Festival of Trees. This is an outdoor art display that involves elementary, middle, and...

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Ret. Admiral Mullen to keynote Medical College of Wisconsin’s Healthcare Dinner

Admiral Mike Mullen (Ret.), 17th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and 28th Chief of Naval Operations, will be the keynote speaker for the Medical College of Wisconsin's (MCW)...

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Dr. Tom Aufderheide receives T. Michael Bolger Award for Clinical and Translational Science

Tom P. Aufderheide, MD, was selected to receive the 2015 T. Michael Bolger Award for Clinical and Translational Science. The award, presented by the Clinical and Translational Science Institute of...

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MCW announces Master of Science in Anesthesia, Anesthesiologist Assistant Program

The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) has announced a new, 28-month, Master of Science in Anesthesia – Anesthesiologist Assistant Program through its medical school on the Milwaukee campus. MCW is...

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MCW collaborates in the investigation of age-related macular degeneration prevention

Researchers at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW), in collaboration with the University of Arizona, the University of Miami, and Marshfield Clinic, have found that a drug used to treat...

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MCW professor earns Michael Shannon Humanitarian Award

Marlene D. Melzer-Lange, MD, FAAP, professor of pediatric emergency medicine at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW), was awarded the Michael Shannon Humanitarian Award from the American Academy of Pediatrics...

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Dr. David Gutterman receives 2015 College Medalist Award from American College of Chest Physicians

David Gutterman, MD, Northwestern Mutual Professor of Cardiology and Senior Director of the Cardiovascular Center at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW), received the 2015 College Medalist Award from the...

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Adiponectin, a protein associated with low rates of diabetes and metabolic syndrome, found to be higher in certain body types

An individual’s distribution of fat and corresponding levels of adiponectin (ADPN), a protein hormone associated with regulating metabolic processes, have been found to affect diabetes and metabolic syndrome risk. A...

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Community Watch

» State Street road work may be the biggest headache this year in Wauwatosa 5/25

» Wauwatosa Sports Notes: May 26, 2016 5/24

» Milwaukee County Chargers defeat Bulldogs in exhibition opener, 20-6 5/24

» Wauwatosa officer rescues seven ducklings trapped in storm sewer 5/24

» Initial Reaction: Talking with star Waukesha soccer players Dani Rhodes, Emily Cervantes Updated:  5/24

» Wauwatosa Police Report: May 15 - 21 5/24

» Wauwatosa West girls track team runs away with Woodland Outdoor title 5/24

» Video: Reporter takes us along the 2016 Run Tosa Run 5/23

» Tosa Top 5: Five things you need to know about in Wauwatosa this week 5/20

» Suspects charged in string of armed robberies through Wauwatosa, Milwaukee Updated:  5/19

» New Mayfair GM announces plans for a Z Gallerie furniture store Updated:  5/18

» Wauwatosa East baseball team will rely on defense, depth in 2016 5/18

» Wauwatosa East softball teams beats West Allis Central in twinbill 5/18

» Campus News: May 19 5/18

» Sports Shorts: May 19, 2016 5/18

» Wauwatosa East girls soccer team crushes West Allis Central, 11-0 5/18

» Wauwatosa West girls soccer team seeks Woodland title 5/18

» Wauwatosa East's Ryan Kelnhofer to play in summer All-Star game 5/18

» Wauwatosa's Folley takes first in Greco-Roman Tourney 5/18

» Call for votes to name new giraffe at Milwaukee County Zoo 5/18

» Wauwatosa golfers finish fourth in fifth GMC mini-meet 5/18

» Wauwatosa Swordfish set 10 records at swimming meet 5/18

» Sports Notes: May 19, 2016 5/18

» Initial Reaction Podcast: A chat with award-winning sportscaster Dennis Krause Updated:  5/17

» Tosa firefighters serve up meals for families in need 5/16

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Best Summer Ever


We've made it easy for you to get out and go this summer. From hitting the trails for a bike ride or walk, to where to find beer gardens in the area, to the best places to swim in Waukesha County to the best summer drinks and summer reads, check out our 2016 summer guide.



Hidden Tosa


"Hidden Tosa" is a semi-regular feature where our Wauwatosa reporter explores the closed down and closed off parts of Wauwatosa.